Similar species: Page is under construction. Please see link below for general information on the genus Malus.
Habitat and ecology: Introduced from Asia, this species rarely escapes from cultivation into waste soil.
Occurence in the Chicago region: non-native
Etymology: Malus is the classic name for apple. Baccata means fleshy.
Author: The Morton Arboretum
Citation: The vPlants Project. vPlants: A Virtual Herbarium of the Chicago Region. http://www.vplants.org
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